How to Build Team Connection

How to Build Team Connection

Have you ever been part of a group or team that doesn’t gel?As a team member, it can feel awkward and uninspiring. As a leader, it feel frustrating when team connection seems elusive.Why does team connection matter? And what does research say leaders and orgs...
How to Tame Impatience

How to Tame Impatience

When will the wait be over?Have you been struggling with a lot of impatience lately?The thoughts may sound something like:Why isn’t that person responding to my email faster – doesn’t she know I’m on a deadline?Doesn’t that driver –...
How to Work With Difficult Feelings

How to Work With Difficult Feelings

Lots of difficult feelings these daysLet’s face it, there’s a lot of reasons to have some negative feelings these days (hello, pandemic?).Most of the time, we tend to think we can’t do anything about our negative feelings, except maybe ignore them....
When Planning is Impossible

When Planning is Impossible

Struggling with future planning?How can we make plans for a future that is so uncertain right now?How do you even think about the future when each week – and even each day – can be met with new information, challenges and decisions?For leaders charged with...
Dismantling Implicit Bias in the Brain

Dismantling Implicit Bias in the Brain

Facing the feelingsIn the wake of the disturbing murder of George Floyd and the Black Lives Matter protests, what have you been feeling on the subject of racism? Your answer likely depends on what race you are. (Note: as a white American, I’m going to speak...